Dark Sky Trail

Catch a Shooting Star or Two

With 60,000 acres of conserved lands, the Rangeley Lakes Region is the perfect place to plan your stargazing adventures. Explore our upcoming events to join in a Dark Skies program. 


Dark Skies for Health

The starlit skies of our childhoods are a vanishing treasure because of the rising light pollution washing out their light. Lighting is often misused and a waste of money which lighting up the sky instead of the ground, which disrupts human health and wildlife behaviors. 


Learn about conserving the dark sky and its benefits with our partners, International Dark-Sky Association video, Losing the Dark. 


Rangeley Region Recreational Map

Look at the new Rangeley Lakes Region Map that outlines recreational opportunities on our conservation lands. 


You’ll find day hikes, ponds and river paddles, self-led discovery trails, scenic drives, and much more!


Please stop by our office to pick up your copy!